What does required mean?

Definitions for required
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. needed, needful, required, requisite(adj)

    necessary for relief or supply

    "provided them with all things needful"

  2. compulsory, mandatory, required(adj)

    required by rule

    "in most schools physical education is compulsory"; "attendance is mandatory"; "required reading"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Required

    of Require

Editors Contribution

  1. required

    For a specific purpose.

    They required passports to travel abroad.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 1, 2020  
  2. required

    Verb form of the word require.

    They required many people to prepare the field for the wedding, all gathered and it was completed efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 12, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #645

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2094

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Adjectives Frequency: #609

How to pronounce required?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say required in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of required in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of required in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of required in a Sentence

  1. Siddharth Astir:

    Love is the lubricant required in life.... everyone can do without it, but life seems smoother at times with it.

  2. Susan Hemming:

    The pair had been very close to carrying out an attack, all they required was to purchase the chemicals to make a detonator.

  3. Mitch McConnell:

    Under the Senate rules we're required to take it up if the House does go down that path, and we'll follow the Senate rule.

  4. Matthew Tunstall:

    I can't comment on how much of the recording Nomorobo was able to record, but the name of Progressive Priorities PAC and also the required phone number are at the end of the recording per FEC regulations for political voice broadcasts, 200,000 calls were placed with different message variants for the pre-launch test, and in the coming months, we plan to reach over five million voters combined between radio, television, and phone calls.

  5. Allison Forti:

    Holding on to rigid patterns of thinking exacerbates stress and anxiety, flexibility is required during this time of uncertainty and rapid change.

Images & Illustrations of required

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